Eelco Smits (1977) has been a member of Toneelgroep Amsterdam since 2005.
This season Eelco Smits plays the monologue Song from Far Away (written by Simon Stephens especially for Eelco Smits), The glass menagerie (nomination Arlecchino), Kings of war and Roman Tragedies.
He appeared at TA in Angels in America, Phaedra, Ghosts, Antonioni Project, Teorema, Roman Tragedies, Summer Trilogy, The taming of the shrew, Tartuffe, The Seagull, Mourning becomes Electra, The Russians!, The miser, Nora, Hamlet vs Hamlet, Liliom, Openin Night and Mary Stuart.
Before he received his permanent position he appeared as a guest player in Keetje van Heilbron and Uncle Wanja. Before he came to TA, Eelco Smits was a member of the Ro Theater. He was on stage with them in Leonce and Lena, Portia Coughlan and as the young Marcel Proust in the impressive theatre cycle In search of lost time.